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Carleton Mill Cottage

Carlisle, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 972251)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
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18 Customer Review(s)

  • Mr Godfrey

    “Apartment well prepared.”

    Spotless. Nice welcome.

    Spotless. Nice welcome.

    - Mr Godfrey, September 2020

The property

Carlisle 3 miles.

This is an 18th century converted mill, based on the outskirts of the Cumbrian city of Carlisle.

This remote, wonderfully furnished cottage is the ideal stay for families wanting a relaxing break in the countryside.

Walk through the entrance of Carleton Mill and upstairs to the accommodation under the eaves, accompanied with the original wooden beams from 1721.

The property comes with an open plan living area, a fresh yet cosy space with comfortable sofas, an electric fire and a TV, where you can curl up and watch your favourite film in the evenings.

The kitchen area comes with stylish fittings and provides all of the necessary equipment that you will require during your stay.

The bedrooms are pleasant and warming, boasting delightful linen, and the interior of the cottage is complete with a crisp family bathroom.

On a warm day, sit out in your private garden and relax with a refreshing drink and enjoy the views of the River Petteril.

Carlisle is the perfect place to base your holiday, it has everything you could need from shopping, eating and drinking to architecture, history and activities for everybody to enjoy.

There are many fascinating places within driving distance, with Gretna Green, Penrith and Dumfries all worth visiting whilst you're here.

Carleton Mill Cottage is a stunning cottage in a beautiful remote location.


  • All first floor
  • Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin
  • Bathroom with shower over, basin and WC
  • Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with electric fire
  • Ground floor utility.
  • Gas central heating with electric fire
  • Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WIFI
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot and highchair on request
  • Off road parking for two cars
  • Access to shared garden
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Garage shop and Italian Restaurant 1 mile.

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About the location


Gretna Green 13.1 miles; Penrith 19.9 miles; Dumfries 36.2 miles

Carlisle is set in the county of Cumbria, situated just 10 miles south of the Scottish Borders and is nicknamed the Border City. During Roman times the town was established to serve the forts for Hadrian's Wall, which runs east from the city across the country to Wallsend on the east coast and today is recognised as a World Heritage Site. During the Middle Ages, due to its proximity to the Kingdom of Scotland, Carlisle became an important military stronghold and Carlisle Castle, still relatively intact, was built in 1092 by William Rufus, after once serving as a prison for Mary, Queen of Scots. The castle now houses the Duke of Lancaster's Regiment and the Border Regiment Museum. In the early 12th century Henry I allowed the foundation of a priory in Carlisle and the town gained the status of a diocese in 1122, resulting in the priory becoming Carlisle Cathedral. The Settle to Carlisle railway runs across some of the most breathtaking scenery to the popular Yorkshire town and Carlisle Racecourse has a packed fixture list including Ladies’ Day and evening fixtures. Within driving distance is the Victorian seaside town of Silloth and just over the border is Gretna Green, where you'll find the Gretna Gateway Shopping Centre and Anvil Hall, the famous wedding venue.

Region Information

This property is part of the Lakes Cottage Holidays collection.
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This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season